Main activities

Our research focuses on 3 main areas:

Regulation of plant secondary growth

  • Wood formation
  • Cork formation

​Pine embryogenesis

  • Transcriptomics of embryo development
  • Characterization of gene function in embryogenesis
  • SE for pine reverse genetics and clonal propagation

Generation of genomic resources in trees

  • Genome sequencing (cork oak, maritime pine)
  • Reference transcriptomes (cork oak, maritime pine)
  • Bioinformatics